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Latitude: 52.5793 / 52°34'45"N
Longitude: -3.0911 / 3°5'28"W
OS Eastings: 326159
OS Northings: 298503
OS Grid: SO261985
Mapcode National: GBR B2.BPMS
Mapcode Global: WH7B3.HF8G
Entry Name: Group of 10 Chest Tombs Approximately 3.5 to 10 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 14 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055049
English Heritage Legacy ID: 257370
Location: Chirbury with Brompton, Shropshire, SY15
Civil Parish: Chirbury with Brompton
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Chirbury
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
CHIRBURY C.P. CHIRBURY
SO 29 NE
8/45 Group of 10 chest
- tombs approx. 3.5m to 10m
south of chancel
of Church of St.
Group of 10 chest tombs. Late C18 and early C19. Limestone, some retaining
traces of paint. Rectangular. Moulded plinths and capping, mainly
with chamfered top ledgers. Some have fluted, enriched or columnar corner
pilasters but mainly plain. Monuments to Frances Williams (died 1838)
and Elizabeth Hughes (died 1817) have inward-tapering sides, former
with fluted corner spandrels. Moulded inscription panels on remaining
tombs commemorate various members of other local families.
Listing NGR: SO2615998503
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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